Petrified Forest National Park Celebrates National Native American Heritage Month, November 2012
Contact: Kip Woolford, 928-524-6228 x273
Petrified Forest, AZ-In celebration of National Native American Heritage Month (which serves to promote awareness of and appreciation for history and culture of American Indians), please join us for the following:
Did You Know?
Standing on the edge of a vast badlands landscape, a Spanish explorer is rumored to have named the area "El Desierto Pintado" (The Painted Desert) because the hills looked like they were painted with the colors of the sunset.